Raspberry Shortcakes for Mom!

Mother's Day Raspberry Shortcakes

  Celebrate Mom with Raspberry Shortcakes! I created these for Homes.com, and you can hop over here to see the full recipe and pictures. They're easy, delicious, and perfect for celebrate your Mom! FULL RECIPE + HOW-TO --> … { read more }

Introducing Blakely McPherson Whitmore!

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This is a bit of a late introduction since baby girl is almost 3 weeks old but nonetheless, I'm excited to share the story of Blakely's birth! So excuse the pause in party posts for a little sweet story of baby Blakely! I'm so excited to throw her own birthday parties and share them with you here through the years! On to the birth story: NAME: Blakely McPherson Whitmore BIRTHDAY: April 13, … { read more }

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Ideas!

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Recipes!
Homemade Churros
Skinny Taco Cups - Perfect Appetizer for Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner! It's one of my favorite holidays because I love the food and drink ideas. Here are a few of my favorites from around the web (and a couple I created). Pick your fave or serve them all up for a party! Even if you're just enjoying May 5th with family at home, make one of these festive recipes to celebrate! Or drop a Cinco de Mayo treat off to a friend or … { read more }

Sweet Treats for Better Homes & Gardens!

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Mini Cakes
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With all the excitement over the baby (post coming soon, I promise), I haven't had a chance to share two projects I was asked to create for Better Homes & Gardens! I was truly over the moon to work with BHG again! They're such a fabulous team who really values bloggers and their designs. I created mini birthday cookie cakes and little alligator cupcakes. These two sweet treats are easy to make … { read more }

Eco-Friendly Earth Day Tablescape

Eco Friendly Tablescape for Earth Day
Eco-Friendly Tablescape Ideas!

I can't wait to give you ALL the baby updates soon, but I wanted to quickly share one of my projects for Homes.com! This is an easy eco-friendly tablescape for Earth Day! Hop over here to see all the details + photos! Happy Earth Day, y'all! … { read more }

A Bright Purple Easter Tablescape

DIY Egg Easter Centerpiece
Purple and yellow Easter brunch table

As I've been enjoying these last few weeks of pregnancy, I had a chance to style up a bright and festive Easter tablescape for the fabulous folks at Homes.com! It's a mixture of brights + pastels with a simple DIY centerpiece you can make for your own Easter brunch table. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL TABLE...(including the DIY details on the grass & egg tree centerpiece). … { read more }

Pink + Orange Party Style!

Pink and Orange Party Style!

Pink and orange are such a vibrant color combo! It's perfect for summer parties celebrating any occasion (birthdays, showers, dinner parties - you name it)! So add a little festive flair to your next party with lots of pink and orange! Find the links below to the pictures above for more inspiration! Happy Hostessing, y'all! Hand-Cut Confetti - We used this for our Pizzazzerie 4th Birthday Party … { read more }

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs!
Step by Step Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastries

I love creating recipes and perfecting them until I think they are fabulous. This recipe, y'all? It's quite possibly one of my favorite ones to date. They are addictive and consider this your warning. They taste like warm chocolate chip cookie dough baked inside little sweet pastry puffs. Pure delight! I am sharing how to serve these for a baby shower, but you can absolutely style these up for all … { read more }

Host a Champagne & Cheese Party!

Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com
Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com
Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com

Host your friends and neighbors for a Champagne & Cheese Party now that the warmer weather has finally arrived! I absolutely love adding fun twists to cheese parties like classic stripes, whimsical details, and of course – delicious cheese! I’m thrilled to have partnered with Président Cheese to style a party tablescape to inspire you to host your own party! This party features Président Brie … { read more }

Sip in Style: Lemon Iced Tea!

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The best Lemon Iced Tea!
Pure leaf Iced Lemon Tea! SO GOOD!

Happy Monday, Y'all! I know... Mondays...blah! We could all use a little extra something "good" at the start of the week, and I've found the perfect thing! So I don't accept a product review unless I truly *love* the product and want to share it with y'all. This one is my new favorite, a winner, and my extra something good this Monday morning! It's Pure Leaf Iced Tea, and it's divine! I'm a … { read more }